Donald E. "Donnie" Kraus
Donald “Donnie” E. Kraus, 49, died at 1:02 pm, Friday, November 13, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born April 15, 1966 in Springfield to William C. and Marilyn L. Wallace Kraus Sr. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and nephew, Billy James Kraus.
Surviving are his parents; sister, Karen (Kevin) Geist of Riverton; three brothers, William “Bill” Kraus Jr., Robert “Bob” Kraus, and Tom Kraus; two nieces, Emily Kraus, Brea Williamson; great niece, Elaura Williamson; three nephews, Jacob Williamson, Christopher Kraus, and Sean Pidcock.
Donald enjoyed fishing, fast cars, and spending time with his friends.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with a prayer service at 4 pm.
Funeral Mass: 10 am, Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at Sacred Heart Church with Reverend James Isaacson officiating. Burial will follow at Chatham Memorial Cemetery.
The Donnie Kraus benefit will be held at the Firefighters’/ Postal Club on November 22, 2015 from 1-5 pm.